As cannabis culture is celebrated around the world today, the comic book medium looks to get in on the high with a satirical look at America’s historical war on drugs.
‘Veep’ ended its seven season run on HBO, and Richard Kirwin says goodbye to what he considers to be one of the best comedies of all time.
‘On the President’s Orders,’ directed by James Jones and Olivier Sarbil, is a jarring account of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs.
With WWE’s ‘Crown Jewel’ event in the history books, Richard Kirwin wonders: did WWE do the right thing by bringing pro wrestling to Saudia Arabia?
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I would have thought we’d have heard something “official” about alien encounters by now. And by “official” I mean something on social media – from the sitting President of the … Continue reading American Politics Are Out Of This World In ‘Saucer State #1’ On The Wednesday Run
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“Ninety percent of everything is crud.” – Theodore Sturgeon It’s the summer of 2016, which means it’s Convention season in the good ol’ US of A. From Cleveland, OH to … Continue reading The Ten Percent: The Best Man (1964)
The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network presents Gobbledygeek featuring hosts Paul Smith and AJ Wiley and focusing on a variety of entertainment subjects, with our hosts and special guests frequently … Continue reading Gobbledygeek: Wezzo of Tomorrow
We’re more than halfway through the final season of “True Blood,” and it seems like old times, as nothing is as it seems. Bill has somehow contracted Hep-V just as … Continue reading True Blood S07 E06: Karma
Ah, the cold war of the 1970’s. It’s fertile ground for stories, isn’t it? A time when truth is probably stranger than fiction. Spies. Secret agents. Enigmatic politics. Clandestine agendas. … Continue reading Cold War Suspicion Returns With Velvet #1 On The Wednesday Run–October 23, 2013